Michael Gallucci is the senior editor at Ultimate Classic Rock. His previous gigs include editor-of-chief at Diffuser.fm, managing editor of Cleveland Scene and writing about music and movies for All Music Guide, American Songwriter, the A.V. Club, Goldmine, M Music & Musicians, Paste, Spin, the Village Voice and other publications and websites.
Brian Wilson’s High School ‘F’ Switched to ‘A’
Back in 1959, Brian Wilson submitted a song to his high-school music class. His teacher gave him an "F."
Paul McCartney Says ‘Future of Music Is in Danger’
Paul McCartney is supporting the U.K. Music Initiative, a new Parliamentary campaign that hopes to save music venues from closing.
Tom Petty Was Planning a ‘Wildflowers’ Tour
Tom Petty was reportedly planning a tour centered on his 1994 solo album 'Wildflowers' at the time of his death.
Tom Petty Dies: Rockers React
Tom Petty's death elicited an outpouring of grief from his peers, friends and the countless musicians he influenced over the years.
Tom Petty Reportedly Found Unconscious in Cardiac Arrest
Tom Petty was reportedly found unconscious in full cardiac arrest last night.
Glenn Frey’s Son to Join the Eagles
Glenn Frey's son Deacon is apparently joining the Eagles when they play the Classic East and Classic West music festivals this summer.
Motley Crue to Release 30th Anniversary Edition of ‘Girls, Girls, Girls’
Motley Crue will release a 30th anniversary edition of their Girls, Girls, Girls album on Aug. 25.
Cars Announce Expanded Editions of ‘Candy-O’ and ‘Panorama’ Albums
The Cars will release expanded versions of their second and third albums this summer.
Listen to First Single From Cheap Trick’s New ‘We’re All Alright!’ Album
Cheap Trick have announced a new album along with its first single.
Gregg Allman Responds to Health Reports: ‘Looking Forward to Seeing Everyone Again’
Gregg Allman has disputed recent reports that he's currently in hospice.